Commodities articles


Softly, softly…

The soft-commodity space has been overshadowed in recent months as precious metals stole the show. And, considering that soft commodities are up about 60% over the past 12 months, that’s quite an achievement.


The gold-silver relationship

Gold is trading at all-time highs, while silver is still struggling down more than 20% from the top it reached in May.
For many traders, this makes no sense: they are both important precious metals and they usually trade in tandem. So what’s happening in the precious metals market?

New direction for nickel industry

Those who have been watching the mining space in Australia would know the name Julian Malnic, the brains behind the Toronto stock exchange-listed Nautilus Minerals Inc, which is set to start high-grade mining copper and zinc off the coast of Papua New Guinea in the next two to three years